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How to Install WordPress Multi-Site Plugins

To deploy a plugin into a WordPress Multisite installation is not intuitive. 1. Where is the Add New Plugin Button? There is no Add New plugin button when you go to the “Plugins” menu option of any WordPress site in your multi-site setup. To find the Add New button navigate to the My Sites link on the top left hover

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Don’t Install WordPress Plugins Until You Read This

WordPress Plugin Hell High cloud costs from resource usage, damaged reputation, blacklisted, data loss, days spent firefighting, and months of good SEO practices gone down the drain – thanks to reputation sapping backlinks you never even knew you had. From bitter experience website developers keep WordPress plugins at arms length. WordPress plugins are a bit like fire, useful at times,

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Prefer Apache .htacess Over Configuration in Apache Conf Files

Prefer the dot htaccess file over configuration in the Apache sites available folder. Why You Should Apply Config to htaccess when possible 1 == Prefer .htaccess configuration over /etc/apache2/sites-available 2 == [.htaccess] is easier to install and change 3 == [.htaccess] is more robust and highly portable However Tomcat may be the Exception 4 == Can Tomcat Proxy ProxyPass ProxyReverse

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WordPress Comment Blacklist | Comment Spam Filter

WordPress Comment (Discussion) Spam Blacklist Cut and Paste the below spam filter list into your WordPress discussion blacklist. You find the discussion blacklist this by clicking on “Settings” then “Discussion”. Also WordPress Plugin Problems are a good reason to use the below spam filter while your site is still small. Installing plugins that you do not understand can leave you

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WordPress Theme and Plugin Watch | The Good and the Bad of WordPress Themes and Plugins

WordPress Theme and Plugin Hell High cloud costs from resource usage, damaged reputation, blacklisted, data loss, days spent firefighting, and months of good SEO practices gone down the drain – thanks to reputation sapping backlinks you never even knew you had. WordPress Theme and Plugin Heaven The themes and plugins concept when working well, deliver plug and play functionality that

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One word or IP per line | WordPress Discussion Word means Words

When a comment contains any of these words in its content, name, URL, e-mail, or IP, it will be marked as spam. One word or IP per line. It will match inside words, so “press” will match “WordPress”. The wording is poor on this WordPress discussion setting “configuration option”. Does “One word or IP per line” mean 1 Word? Straight

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How to Understand the Array of WordPress Settings

WordPress site settings like the Blogmame, Admin Email, Use Smilies, Mailserver Url, Close Comments Days Old and more are explained here. These WordPress settings are vital for security, SEO, maintainability, and usability. The multi-themed (multi-site) WordPress install is what switches on this bountiful configuration settings screen. WordPress Settings Url (Network Admins Only) Access the WordPress sites settings screen using the

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